Dr. Ralph V. Boccia is Medical Director of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in Bethesda, Maryland, and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He also serves as the Chief Medical Officer for the International Oncology Network (ION). Dr. Boccia completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He then did a fellowship in hematology/oncology, and bone marrow transplant at UCLA and the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, and was then recruited to the Medicine Branch at the National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Center in Bethesda.
Dr. Boccia is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Society of Hematology (ASH), and Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC). He is on the editorial board for the Journal of Hematology & Oncology and Oncology and Biotech News. Dr. Boccia has authored or co-authored numerous articles in more than 50 publications. He has been voted among Top Doctors in America, and Best Doctors in Washington, DC since 2002.